Synonyms of lesson


1. lesson, teaching, instruction, pedagogy

usage: a unit of instruction; "he took driving lessons"

2. example, deterrent example, lesson, object lesson, admonition, monition, warning, word of advice

usage: punishment intended as a warning to others; "they decided to make an example of him"

3. moral, lesson, meaning, significance, signification, import

usage: the significance of a story or event; "the moral of the story is to love thy neighbor"

4. lesson, school assignment, schoolwork

usage: a task assigned for individual study; "he did the lesson for today"

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